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Updated Appointment Policies

Here at Meridian Pediatrics, our physicians, nurses, and staff remain here for you and your family during these unprecedented times and are taking additional measures to keep your family's health our top priority. For additional information, please call our office.

 

Well Exam Appointments

  • We are scheduling well exam appointments and sick appointments for different parts of the day;
  • If your child has had a fever within the last 72 hours, please call our office prior to your appointment;
  • If anyone in your home has any sick symptoms prior to your well exam appointment, call our office before coming for your appointment so that our clinical staff may screen you;
  • Only one healthy parent is allowed to bring a patient to an appointment (please call our office with any questions or concerns);
  • We strongly discourage parents or caregivers who are considered at higher risk for COVID-19 (the elderly, people with pre-existing medical conditions) from coming to our office;
  • We ask that siblings who don't have appointments do not accompany the patient to the appointment;
  • We require that anyone 3 years of age and older entering our office wears a mask;
  • Our waiting area has been spaced to allow families checking in or waiting for their appointment to remain at least 6 feet apart of each other;
  • Our waiting area is thoroughly cleaned and sanitized daily.

 

Sick Appointments

  • We are asking our sick patients to call our office when they arrive in our parking lot and remain in their cars until we call them in for their appointments;
  • Our nurses and staff are meeting patients arriving for sick appointments at the exit door in our building's main lobby (to the left of our main office doors);
  • We are triaging all sick appointment requests before scheduling appointments;
  • Only one healthy parent is allowed to bring a patient to an appointment (for newborn appointments and well exams for multiple children, a second healthy parent or caregiver may attend);
  • We ask that siblings who don't have appointments do not accompany the patient to the appointment;
  • We require that anyone 3 years of age and older entering our office wears a mask;
  • We are offering telemedicine appointments for certain types of visits (more information is available on our blog).

 

2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update:

Please visit our blog for updated information regarding our office protocols and policies moving forward during the COVID-19 pandemic.

If you believe your child or you have coronavirus symptoms (fever, cough, shortness of breath) and have possibly been exposed to COVID-19, please visit IU Health's Virtual Clinic for a free Coronavirus screening or call Community Health's COVID-19 Hotline at 317-621-5500.

Our policies and practices may continue to change throughout the coming weeks as more information becomes available. We thank you for your patience and understanding as we navigate these uncertain times.

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Welcome to Meridian Pediatrics. We are an established pediatric practice serving many communities in and around Indianapolis.

 

Our doctors are dedicated professionals with years of experience keeping children healthy.

We’re also known as compassionate, caring people who truly love working with kids.

All our patients receive exceptional access to our physicians. Our doctors and staff serve as the central place for every aspect of your child’s health. In fact, it’s our goal to serve as your “medical home” for complete and easy access to medical care:

  • Morning telephone hours with our nurses;
  • Saturday office hours for sick visits (all months except June and July);
  • We always have a physician on call for you, day or night, 24 / 7;
  • A relationship with our doctor / nurse teams;
  • Convenient and flexible scheduling, including “same day” visits for illness when necessary;
  • Family educational resources including our “Caring For Your Child” booklet and more.

If you’re looking for a new pediatrician, you’ll be welcomed into our “family” with open arms.

You’ll be impressed with our modern office, our friendly staff, and our experienced, caring physicians. Call us today at 317-844-5351. You can also follow us on Instagram and Facebook!

News & Announcements

Telemedicine Appointments Now Available

Before your first telemedicine appointment, please download our Telemedicine Acknowledgement Form and email a completed copy to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Visit our blog for information on this new type of doctor appointment

2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak

Visit our blog for an update from our doctors

Online Payments

For convenient online bill payment, please visit our online payment portal

Immunization Records Online

You may now access your child's immunization record by visiting www.myvaxindiana.in.gov.  Before going to the website, please contact our office for your child's PIN #.  You will need this before you can access their record.  The only information stored on this website is your child's name, DOB, home address, and a contact person.  You can access this website at any time.  Hopefully, this will help our parents getting a copy of their child's immunization record without having to make a trip into the office.

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